Senior Cyber Security Engineer

Arterra Mobility - McLean, VA


About Arterra Mobility

Arterra Mobility is all about innovation. As a company that has been around for more than decade, we have an established reputation in the telecom world best known for creating wireless solutions to help companies launch, grow and succeed. Our management team is pretty smart, too, with 30 patents to their names. Our fast-paced office and focus on teamwork means you will never be bored and have an opportunity to strengthen your professional career. The wireless world is constantly changing; we want you to be part of that journey.

Senior Cyber Security Engineer

We are looking for a Senior Cyber Security Engineer to support the development and maintenance for the organization’s policies, procedures, and support the enforcement and auditing of these policies. You will support the continuous monitoring of our systems, and the ongoing operation of our IPS/IDS systems. You will ensure compliance and identify security weaknesses and vulnerabilities using approved tools and by reviewing and analyzing scanning results and providing recommendations concerning vulnerability and mitigation efforts.

A Day in the Life Will Likely Include:

  • Support the implementation of new security solutions, participate in the creation and maintenance of policies, standards, baselines, guidelines and procedures (InfoSec)
  • Support the enforcement of security policies across the organization.
  • Conduct vulnerability audits and assessments.
  • Prepare and execute security test plans, and assess security control effectiveness.
  • Work with software engineering team to ensure that security policies, standards, best practices and guidelines are adhered to.

Sounds good? What You’ll Need to Land this Job:

  • Thorough understanding of the latest security principles, techniques, and protocols
  • Strong Understanding of network topology
  • Experience configuring and maintaining security applications like IPS/IDS, SIEM's systems and Firewalls
  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology or equivalent degree and/or work experience
  • 10 years of experience working in IT organizations and technical environments
  • Self-motivated with a desire to learn everything you can about information security.
  • Have a sense of urgency in relation to cyber attacks.
  • Possess excellent communication skills both written and verbal.
  • Experience with cloud security, especially AWS

Other skills that would really be awesome:

  • Experience doing security assessment surveys
  • Experience with Qualys, Trend Micro Deep Security, Veracode and Sumo Logic

The Good Stuff :

We value our employees’ time and efforts. Our commitment to your success is enhanced by our competitive compensation, commensurate with experience, and our extensive benefits package including paid time off, medical, dental and vision benefits and future growth opportunities within the company. Plus, we work to maintain the best possible environment for our employees, where people can learn and grow with the company. We strive to provide a collaborative, creative environment where each person feels encouraged to contribute to our processes, decisions, planning and culture.

Arterra Mobility is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other classification protected by law.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Information Technology: 10 years (Required)